Originally Posted by FemaleOne
The worst part of it all is that I am trapped here and even though I finally have a job, my bills, especially medical, will keep me right where I am before I can get out of this hole, save up a good amount and then get out! Of course I have to do that by myself because, yep you guessed it, he won't give me a dime
to help pay those bills off.
Financially, you might be in the same place you are now, but you will be free of an abusive husband...
Time to see a good lawyer, IMO, and time for him to start helping to support his child - something he will have difficulty wriggling out of with a Court Order.